Category Archives: Sprouts

Sprouts: Loft Play

May 17th, 2019 Hello Sprouts Families! Our Sprouts love their loft! From their initial plan of wanting books and pillows, we have been observing a shift to more active play as they have used it for trajectory, building, and imaginative purposes.  We began observing transporting of material, specifically building material, from ground floor to loft. 

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Sprouts: Celebrating Mommy and New Additions

May 10th, 2019 Hello Sprouts Families! This week was all about our Mommies! We dedicated our week to creating a special gift in preparation for Mother’s Day. Our Sprouts decided on a special plant for mommy and got the opportunity to choose between a ghost and jade plant.  Many intrigued by the name ‘Ghost’ were

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Sprouts: Watch it go up!

May 3, 2019 Hello Sprouts Families! We continued our conversations about rockets this week as several of our Sprouts got the opportunity to talk about the rockets they created in front of their classmates.  Their friends got to hear about the specifics of their rockets as they showed the different parts. We noticed that while

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Sprouts: Rocketships

April 26th, 2019 Hello Sprouts Families! As we have mentioned in our previous blogs, there has been a lot of pretend play involving rocket ships and “blasting off!”,  as we have seen it in their building and while exploring their trajectory schema.  This week we wanted to know more about what intrigued our Sprouts the

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Sprouts: Our New Loft!

April 19th, 2019 Hello Sprouts Families! There has been a lot of excitement this week with the introduction of our new loft! We want to give a big thank you to Mr. Lloyd who worked very hard over the weekend and these past days to build our Sprouts class this new addition! Our Sprouts got

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Ziplines & Connections

04.04.2019 Hello dear Roots family and friends- We had another great week in the Roots room! As last week, the Dots continued to show an interest in connecting. On Monday and Tuesday, they created two separate rounds of ziplines. On Wednesday and Thursday, the Dots were given the opportunity to keep the ziplines up after

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Sprouts: Trajectory Schema

April 5th, 2019 Hello Sprouts Families! Making their cars and objects roll down the ramps, launching material off of a platform, pouring water, emptying out containers, building so tall to watch tiles and blocks fall, climbing up a hill and running down, jumping off of wooden logs. Our Sprouts have been exploring their trajectory schema. 

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Sprouts: Ramp Paths

March 29th, 2019 Hello Sprouts Families! We continued to further explore ramps this week by creating ramp structures in our building area. We wanted to shift the focus to lengthening the amount of movement of the objects by using height and different levels.  We used our pretend “house” as the starting height and added a

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